Niall Horan Hits the Links and Speaks Out Against Online Bullying

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One Direction singer Niall Horan is taking part in the BMW PGA Championship golf tournament in Wentworth, England.

Horan has spoken out against people that use Twitter to spread abusive messages revealing that he has been bombarded with mean messages from a group of followers over the last two weeks.

The One Direction star has over 25 million followers on Twitter and on Tuesday night he opened up about the hate messages he has been receiving which attack both him and his family.

He tweeted:

Horan fans were quick to point out that Niall and his family do not deserve social media abuse and many pointed out that Horan is bound to be upset by the nasty messages.

Shortly after Niall’s series of tweets the One Direction fandom had #RespectNiall trending worldwide on the social media site.

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